Pakistan approves import of 300,000 tonnes of wheat to meet flour shortage

Reuters | Jan 20, 2020 at 8:15 AM

Pakistan on Monday approved the import of 300,000 tonnes of wheat to relieve a flour supply shortage that has created a crisis for the government of Prime Minister Imran Khan.

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Girl buried under Pakistan avalanche for 18 hours is found alive

Reuters | Jan 15, 2020 at 5:58 PM

A 12-year-old girl was found alive on Tuesday after being buried for 18 hours when an avalanche in Pakistan-controlled Kashmir engulfed the family house, her mother said on Wednesday.

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  • Girl buried under Pakistan avalanche for 18 hours is found alive (Reuters: Jan 15, 2020 at 2:54 PM)

At least 67 killed by avalanches in Pakistan, India-government officials

Reuters | Jan 14, 2020 at 9:45 AM

At least 57 people were killed and others were missing after avalanches in Pakistan-controlled Kashmir over the last 24 hours, senior government officials said on Tuesday.

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  • At least 57 dead in avalanches in Pakistan- government officials (Reuters: Jan 14, 2020 at 8:27 AM)
  • At least 67 dead in avalanches in Pakistan, India- government officials (Reuters: Jan 14, 2020 at 8:56 AM)